Analyst Ratings for TIM Participacoes S/A ADR (TSU)

Updated: 2017-07-26

TIM Participacoes S/A ADR (NYSE:TSU) was awarded an average rating of Overweight from investment analysts following the stock. About 30 days ago, TSU was issued an average rating of Overweight.

A buy rating was issued by 8 analysts, 1 gave an overweight rating, 10 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 0. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has decreased by 1.

A number of analysts gave price targets for TSU. The most optimistic price target was 20.65, implying a possible profit of 22.23 percent. The lowest price target was 11, which equates to a potential downside of -34.89 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 5.56 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 12.5 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 4.06 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 1 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 1 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

TSU has an estimated earnings growth rate of 11.97 percent as forecasted by analysts. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of TSU is 2.95.

In the trailing 52-weeks, TSU hit 16.93 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 11.17. Today's price is 51.25 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 0.21 percent. TSU has a price/earnings ratio of 35.27. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The TSU value stock report compares TSU to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $8 billion. TSU is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.